Archive for February, 2013

February 1, 2013

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:09 am

Birthday Winner – Hailey McElree, 14 Years, Washington

Effects of Winter Storm Still Linger

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:50 am

The winter weather Wednesday led to multiple mishaps on area roads the past few days.

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Bonnie Lea Kempf

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:32 am
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Visitation for 64-year-old Bonnie Lea Kempf of Washington

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Vittetoe Back in the Lineup Tonight Against Ft. Madison

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girls will make their final road trip of the season tonight to Ft. Madison.

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Demon Boys Want Revenge

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Demon boy’s basketball team will face off against Ft. Madison tonight.

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Mid-Prairie Girls travel to Wilton

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girls will travel to Wilton tonight.

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Mid-Prairie Boys Play Offensive Force Wilton Tonight

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie boys will travel to Wilton tonight.

Mid-Prairie is 8-10 and is shooting 37.5 percent from the floor and is scoring 49 points per game.

Dayton Hall leads the way for the Golden Hawks with 189 points on the year.

Wilton is 14-5 and is shooting 45.5 percent from the field and scoring 62.5 points per game.

They are led by Cole Crawford with 440 points on the year, scoring an average of 23 points per game.

Mid-Prairie and Wilton boys will play right after the girl’s game.

Mediapolis Spoils Senior Night

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:28 am

For three quarters on Thursday night the Highland Huskies hung with #7 Mediapolis before falling to the Bullettes in Riverside 56-39.

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WMU Makes an Eleven Point Come Back Win Over Pekin

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:28 am

The WMU boys grabbed a win last night over Pekin 54-49.

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Drought Dooms Huskies

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:28 am

For 28 of the 32 minutes Thursday night at Highland High School the Highland boys basketball team played even with Mediapolis.

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Water and Sewer Rates to Increase

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:25 am

City of Washington residents might have another increase to their water and sewer bill starting in the summer.  

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Washington Supervisors Accepting Public Input on Zoning

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors is accepting comments on the zoning ordinance from the community.

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Allowable Growth Legislation Passes State Senate

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Senate has voted to approve a measure that sets allowable growth for schools in the state at 4%.

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New State Senator Highlights Driving

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

The State Senator whose district covers the southern part of Washington County wants to draw attention to young drivers in a new bill introduced to the state legislature.

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911 Calls Down in 2012

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

The number of calls made to 911 dropped for the second year in a row in 2012.

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Washington High School Choir Members’ Travels

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Students in Washington High School choir have been busy traveling and performing, and they have more traveling plans.

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